Quantifying Energy Use in the U.S. Public Water Industry: A Summary

2014 | Steven C. Jones and Robert B. Sowby

This article summarizes previous and recent research on the energy requirements of public water and wastewater services in the United States and briefly discusses some tools and resources for engineers working in this field. The intent is to inform industry professionals in order to better manage both water and energy resources.

Currents (Environmental & Water Resources Institute, American Society of Civil Engineers) 16 (4): 6–9